Bauhinia lunarioides
TEXAS PLUME, ANACACHO ORCHID TREE
Fabaceae-Caesalpinioideae

 
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Plant type: semi-deciduous tree or shrub

Hardiness zones: 8-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: light frost
3m
Plant habit
 
3m

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Origins: USA, Mexico

Other Botanical Names: Bauhinia congesta, B. jermyana, Casparia congesta, C. jermyana

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Bauhinia lunarioides
TEXAS PLUME, ANACACHO ORCHID TREE
Fabaceae-Caesalpinioideae

 

Photo coming
  Plant type: semi-deciduous tree or shrub

Hardiness zones: 8-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: light frost
3m
Plant habit
 
3m

FEATURES

Flowers: white or pink

Flowering Time: early summer to late summer


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits tropical, mediterranean, dry style & coastal designs

Uses: informal screen, street tree, shade tree

Growth rate: slow

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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